Spicy Autumn Punch
8 whole cloves
6 cups apple juice
1 cinnamon stick
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/4 cup honey
3 tablespoons lemon juice
2 1/4 cups pineapple juice
1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
Stud the whole oranges with cloves and bake for 30 minutes. Remove from oven.
2 In a large saucepan, combine the apple juice and cinnamon stick; bring to a boil.
Reduce heat and simmer 5 minutes. Remove from heat and stir in the nutmeg, honey,
lemon juice and pineapple juice.
3 Serve hot in a punch bowl with the 2 clove-studded baked oranges floating on top.
Makes 16 servings